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Francis William George BLACK

Regimental number3425
Place of birthGravesend England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, F C Black, c/o Gasela and Sons, Mark Lane, London, England
Enlistment date27 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 22 December 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A43 Forty Three on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 29 July 1915
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death25 May 1950
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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